The success of livestock insurance
Ethiopia can variously be attributed to the fact that it is well orchestrated by humanitarian agencies such as the World Food Programme and specialised agencies like the African Risk Capacity.
- Competitive landscape of Livestock Insurance
Also, overcoming any moral hazard problems is important, as moral hazard may be one of the main reasons why livestock insurance
has not yet been widely adopted.
Answers will vary but may include: Snow Leopard Trust is vaccinating livestock in Pakistan so that if a snow leopard happens to kill an animal, it won't be as devastating for the farmer; it sells Mongolian herders' handicrafts online and at zoos to give the herders additional income; and it has established livestock insurance
policies to pay for snow leopard kills.
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The distrust of these associations was so strong that it had a negative effect on other voluntary associations: livestock insurance
societies stood their best chance of survival in communes without anti-phylloxera syndicates.
The livestock insurance
fund has paid Sh700 million to herders.
is very critical in case animals die due to an outbreak of disease, internal injuries, complication during delivery, natural calamities such as lightening, snake bites or are stolen."
To improve access to finance to Livestock and dairy sector and to mitigate risk of loss of livestock due to disease, natural calamities and accidents, SBP, in collaboration with SECP, banks, insurance companies and provincial livestock and dairy department has developed Livestock Insurance
'Mitigating risks by creating an enabling environment for livestock insurance
will reduce the vulnerability of smallholder farmers as well as enhance productivity.' added the official.
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